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Punto d'Incontro

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Avenida Cidade de Lisboa, Praia, Santiago 7601, Cape Verde
+238 261 70 90
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Lyon, France
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

fast service, lovely pizza, open all days, not exactly cape verdean in flair but definitely easy to enjoy

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1 Thank GA4
Porto, Portugal
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We ate here a couple of times. The food is not bad but not great either. The pizzas are ok but lack a little something. Same for the pasta dish (I had the ricotta raviolis I think) it was ok but a bit plain. The place in itself has nothing special and can even seem a bit shady, service only... More 

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1 Thank 217fanny
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Since 2007 I allways when I am in praia go for dinner at Punto. Not for the pizza but for the menu on the blackboard . Every day someting new and delicious. A Michelin Star!

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1 Thank Ben N
Praia, Cape Verde
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant in Praia! The Chef is amazing. The pizza is great but the kitchen is something else!

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1 Thank brighamcm
New York
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86 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

You can watch the chef prepare the pizza from fresh ingredients. There is an extensive menu of styles of pizza toppings, and I had the one that included local cheese from Sao Antao. The crust was not fabulous, though, to me as a New Yorker and used to superb crust. The pizza comes for one, although it is large enough... More 

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2 Thank Maxene923
Wervik, Belgium
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148 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

we had dinner in this place and it was quite good. food is mainly italian. atmosphere is nice. restaurant bit "worn out" so could use some paint, but otherwise nothing negative to say. also quite reasonable prices. probably one of the better places in praia

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1 Thank antoonsix
New York City, New York
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80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Just ok pizzas. Not amazing, not terrible. Ok for the price, in a busy street in Praia. Welcoming service.

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Thank LA_traveler_10101
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

It was nice to eat some italian food, as in cape verde, you mostly eat fish. So it was nice to try something else! I saw the chef preparing the pizza's, which he made right then and there. Very fresh and very tasty. Dessert was also good. Only thing that would make the evening even nicer is if we could... More 

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Thank Ayla K
Aveiro, Portugal
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is my favorite Italian restaurant at Cidade da Praia. I love the pizzas variety, it has a good environment and the waiters are friendly and thoughtful.

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Great food nice staff if you can't speak Portuguese it's fun as there is no English menu so have to guess what your ordering. Great place just don't think it was worth 5 stars. Take a taxi to it and you can easily hail a taxi on the road.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cidade de Lisboa, Praia, Santiago 7601, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Santiago  >  Praia
  • Phone Number: +238 261 70 90
Description
He restaurant Punto d'incontro is situated in one of the busiest and important avenues of the capital, has become an obligatory stop and one of the landmarks in the Praia City.

We offer varied menus, treats an affordable price, fantastic desserts and irresistible, that guide soon the number one choice of hundreds of praienses and foreigners over the years making it a tourist spot.
All this success has its secret. Besides being one of the few restaurants which offers dishes from Italia, features a variety of exotic tastes of pizzas, a pleasant environment full of familiarity and excellent service from our team. All this is no doubt why we have loyal friends and captive who accompanies us all these years.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?